Desmond John GreenBMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f3525 (Published 11 July 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f3525
- Adrian Manhire, Donald Rose
Desmond Green (“Des”) was born and educated in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire. He studied medicine at Birmingham University, where he was active in the soccer team. After several medical posts in Birmingham—where he met his wife, Cath, a radiographer—he entered the radiology training scheme in Oxford.
In 1986 he was appointed to Nottingham City Hospital as consultant radiologist with an interest …